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Train Information to Blackpool from London

distanceDistance200 miles (323 km)
durationAverage train duration2 h 46 min
priceAverage train ticket price£92 (€104)
frequencyTrain frequency3 a day
changesDirect trainYes, there are 3 direct trains a day
carriersTrain providersAvanti West Coast

Trains from London to Blackpool cover the 200 miles (323 km) long journey taking on average 2 h 46 min with our travel partners like Avanti West Coast. Normally, there are 3 trains operating per day, including direct services available. While the average ticket price for this journey costs around £92, you can find the cheapest train ticket for as low as £76. Travellers depart most frequently from London Victoria and arrive in Blackpool North.

Trains from London to Blackpool

The coastal resort of Blackpool is infamous for its Pleasure Beach and vintage rollercoasters. Up to 24 trains from London depart headed for Blackpool daily, (of which four are direct) spread at intervals throughout the day. Often when an indirect option is taken, with a change at Preston, the journey time is faster than the direct option. Whenever passengers decide to travel, they should find a train that fits their schedule.

Which train companies travel from London to Blackpool?

Virgin Trains is the sole provider of services from London to Blackpool. Virgin prides itself on its high standard of passengers facilities including a choice of tickets, with First Class options where passengers can enjoy complimentary drinks and snacks.

How long is the train from London to Blackpool?

Trains from London to Blackpool can be completed in as little as two hours 45 minutes. The journey time can extend when passengers have a longer wait time at the transfer station of Preston. It is rare for a journey to last longer than three hours 45 minutes.

How many trains are there from London to Blackpool?

Passengers can expect up to 24 departures per day from London to Blackpool. There is at least one departure per hour throughout the day, starting from just before 7:00 a.m. continuing until nearly 10:00 p.m. Of these 24, four are direct. The direct departures are spread throughout the day, though indirect options often have faster journey times.

What are the departure and arrival stations for trains from London to Blackpool?

Departure train station: Trains depart from London Euston. The centrally located station has its own taxi rank as well as several bus stops directly outside and links to the London Underground. Euston is a short ten-minute walk from London Kings Cross and St. Pancras. Euston station facilities are extensive including numerous coffee shops, restaurant options and retail stores.

Arrival train station: Trains from London to Blackpool terminate at Blackpool North station. Located a short walk from the North Pier and the SeaLife Aquarium, passengers will find themselves close to numerous tourist attractions, and hotels are easily accessible by foot. Blackpool has two stations, Blackpool North and Blackpool South, which are almost two miles apart at either ends of the pier. Blackpool South is closer to the famous Blackpool Pleasure Beach.

Travel Tips

Trains from London to Blackpool
Travel by train to Blackpool easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from London to Blackpool.
FAQs
What is the price of the cheapest train to Blackpool from London?
If you’re looking to save money on tickets, you can find a cheap train from London to Blackpool for as little as £76  in the next 7 days.
How much is a train ticket from London to Blackpool?
In the next 7 days you’ll find that the average cost of a train ticket to Blackpool from London is £92  one way.
What is the distance between London and Blackpool by train?
The London to Blackpool train distance is approximately 200 miles (323 km).
How long is the train journey to Blackpool from London?
The train time between London and Blackpool is on average 2 h 46 min  for the 200 miles (323 km) long journey, but the time it takes to go between London and Blackpool by train can vary depending on specific dates or travelling on weekends and holidays.
What station does the London to Blackpool train leave from? Which Blackpool train station do I come into from London?

When departing from London, you have various train station options to start your trip from including London Victoria, London Euston and London Kings Cross. When arriving in Blackpool, you can end your trip in train stations like Blackpool North, Blackpool Pleasure Beach and Blackpool South.

Omio customers book a train from London Victoria   to Blackpool North   most frequently for this route.

Where is the departure train station in London located? Where is the arrival train station in Blackpool located?

Passengers board the train most frequently from London Victoria, which is located around 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city centre, and they get off the train at Blackpool North, located 0 mile (s) / 0 km away from the city centre.

Which train companies can get me from London to Blackpool?
For the best London to Blackpool train to purchase, you can travel safely and comfortably with Avanti West Coast. However, it's always good to check all possible train companies with services from London to Blackpool to compare what amenities they may offer.
How many trains are there to Blackpool from London a day?
The average number of trains departing London for Blackpool is 3 a day. The train schedules and services may vary between weekdays and weekends.
When is the earliest train from London to Blackpool? When is the last train from London to Blackpool?
The first train from London to Blackpool leaves at 08: 30   and the last train for this leaves at 11: 43. Omio shows you the latest train from London to Blackpool times to help you book the best departure time for this route.
When should I book London Blackpool train tickets to score the best deals?
The price of a one way train ticket from London to Blackpool is on average £92 if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for trains from all possible train companies offering this trip. In general, you can find train tickets from London to Blackpool available a few months in advance.

Important Stations and Airports for this Journey

London
Blackpool
London Victoria is the most popular London railway station for Omio travellers, but it's not the only one. Read all the information you need to know about the main train stations in London for your journey to Blackpool.
Amenities at station
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Sat: 06: 00 - 23: 00 | Mon - Fri: 06: 00 - 00: 00 | Sun: 07: 00 - 00: 00
Connections to/from station
Rail lines: London North Western Railway, London Overground, Avanti West Coast, Caledonian Sleeper
Overground lines: Watford DC
Bus lines: 18, 30, 59, 68, 73, 91, 168, 205, 253, 390, N5, N20, N73, N91, N205, N253
Tube lines: Circle, Hammersmith & City, Metropolitan, Northern (Bank and Charing Cross branches), Victoria
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ParkingParking
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Ticket office hours
Mon - Fri: 05: 00 - 01: 36 | Sat: 05: 00 - 00: 36 | Sun: 05: 30 - 01: 36
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 10, 17, 30, 45, 46, 59, 63, 73, 91, 205, 214, 259, 390, 476
Train lines: Thameslink, Grand Central, Hull, London North Eastern, Gatwick Express
Underground lines: Circle, Piccadilly, Hammersmith & City, Northern, Metropolitan, Victoria
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Connections to/from station
Bus lines: N7, 23, 27, N27, 36, 205, N205, 332, 7, 46, A1, 18, N18
Train lines: Great Western Main Line, Heathrow Express
Underground lines: Bakerloo Line, Circle Line, District Line, Hammersmith Line
Amenities at station
WifiWifi
LockersLockers
ParkingParking
ATMATM
TaxiTaxi
ticketOfficeHours
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Mon - Fri: 05: 45 - 22: 00 | Sat: 06: 00 - 21: 00 | Sun: 08: 00 - 22: 15
Connections to/from station
Bus lines: 326, 139
Subway lines: Circle Line, Hammersmith & City Line, Metropolitan Line, Northern Line, Piccadilly Line, Victoria Line
Train lines: Overground line, High Speed 1, Eurostar